RiverLight 2024 - Walks

All week, Fringe & Finale

Free, part of NK Walking Festival, booking required on some walks

Free, bookable walks marked with *

Sun 16 June

15:00 - 16.30 Art and Nature Walk *

Hub ///noble.form.green

* Free, Book Here

Following on from the ‘Rojo Telon’ show as part of the Riverlight festival. Join John to taken a stroll around Lollycocks and the Nettles where you can take in the natural beauty of and listen to the captivating words of John.

No dogs allowed on this walk. Part of the NK Walking Festival

Mon 17 June

14.00 -16.00 Guided Tour of Sleaford Castle Site *

St Denys’ Church ///birds.spider.stole

* Free, Book Here

Join this circular walk to the Sleaford Castle site with about 8 stops for explanation and description. Return via Nags Head Passage and finish at the Museum circa 1530. Take a short walk through Sleaford heading to the castle site, where the walk and talk will be lead by Mark Bamford whose knowledge of the Sleaford Castle knows no bounds. Learn about Sleaford’s Castle history and discover its secrets. Dogs must be kept on a lead.

Distance: 3.5km

Dogs must be kept on a lead. Part of the NK Walking Festival

Tues 18 June

13.10 -14.40 Sleaford Wellbeing Walk

Hub ///noble.form.green

Free, no need to book

Join this Wellbeing Walk as part of the NK Walking Festival

Thurs 20 June

13.30 -15.00 Sleaford Wellbeing Walk

Leisure Centre Car Park ///light.rear.snow

Free, no need to book

Join this Wellbeing Walk as part of the NK Walking Festival

19.00 - 21.00 Summer Solstice Castle Walk and Picnic *

St Denys’ Church ///birds.spider.stole

* Free. Book Here

Part of the NK Walking Festival a special Summer Solstice castle walk & picnic. All welcome, friendly and fun event. Walk to Sleaford Castle Site with 2 short stops. Tour of the Sleaford Castle Site. Bring Picnic and watch the sun set on Summer Solstice Day. End at Castle Site.

Distance: 2.5km

Suitable for dogs

Fri 21 June

10.00 -15.00 Navigating the Navigation Walk *

Navigation House ///dragon.stone.press

* Free, Book Here

This walk navigates the Sleaford Navigation from Sleaford Town Centre exploring local landmarks, buildings and facilities as it follows the Navigation Eastwards climbing to Evedon (59ft) and joining the navigation at Haverholme Lock for the return, past some of its iconic locks and sites of some of the 18 mills that once existed between Sleaford and Chapel Hill .The walk will conclude at the last and working 18th Century Watermill Cogglesford Mill where its flour is much in demand and Walkers can not only experience its quality with homemade backing but can purchase some of this much sought after flour.

Distance: 8.5 Miles

Dogs must be kept on a lead. Navigation walk as part of NK Walking Festival

10.30 -12.00 Social Chat and Walk *

Sleaford Library ///pays.reef.dash

* Free, Book Here

Pop over to the Sleaford Library and Join Gina for a chat and a brew with an option of a small local walk

No dogs allowed. Part of the NK Walking Festival

Sun 23 June

10.30 -12.00 Riverside History Walk *

Navigation House ///dragon.stone.press

* Free, Book Here

Learn about Sleaford’s history while taking a gentle stroll from Navigation House, past Cogglesford Mill and out towards the police station. Riverside History walk as part of NK Walking Festival .

RiverLight Festival

Thu 13 Jun 2024, 1–4pm

Heart and Shoal Home Education Workshop

Free, all ages welcome, drop - in, please book
Only those participating need to book a place

RiverLight Event

Sat 15 Jun 2024, 10am–4pm

Lincolnshire Sings - Singing Day

£10, 16yrs+
St Denys Church, Sleaford

RiverLight Performance

Sun 16 Jun 2024, 2–2:55pm

Transir by Rojo Telón

Free, all ages
Eastgate green ///soccer.olive.punks